Nigeria discharges 829 COVID-19 patients, highest number in one day
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says 829 COVID-19 patients were discharged on Monday.
The NCDC, in a tweet, said the number was the highest in one day since the index case was reported on February 27.
Nigeria, it said, has successfully treated 18,203 cases of COVID-19.
The NCDC data showed that 648 new COVID-19 infections were recorded in 21 states across the country, which brought the total number of confirmed cases to 41,180.
It stated that regrettably two deaths were recorded in the country.
According to it, till date, 41,180 cases have been confirmed, 18,203 cases, discharged and 860 deaths recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.
It noted that a multi-sectoral national emergency operations centre (EOC), activated at Level 3, would continue to coordinate the national response activities across the country.
Tuesday 28th of July 2020